Phoebe Judge speaks with author Will Schwalbe about the books he and his mother read and talked about as she was dying of cancer. Read about his own book here.
Knife maker Joel Bukiewicz on shaping the steel and his passion for his shop, Cut Brooklyn.
Joe Richman of Radio Diaries captures a time when the idea of a woman in political office - especially in the White House - was a joke.
92-year old harpist Mary Bartlett brings her instrument to the studio.
Bruce Cochrane sold his family's furniture factorywhen he realized he could not compete with the low-priced furniture coming from Asia.
A reading from Allan Gurganus.
Author Lois Lowry talks on her classic novel The Giver.
Listener voicemail stories about politics getting personal.
MIT professor and inventor Deb Roy set up cameras and microphones in his house to record the first years of his son’s life. He’s applying what he learned in political advertising.
Kirk Lombard finds more fish hidden under rocks and off city docks than he does dropping a line the traditional way.
We hear from a man who visited Salinger's home in 1960, to ask whether Salinger would allow him to adapt The Catcher in the Rye for his high school's stage.
Dick speaks with Tony Deifell, who teaches photography to blind teenagers.
A poem by author Naomi Shihab Nye.
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